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educator , educational administrator

Deborah Lee Gustafson, American educational administrator, educator. Horace Mann grantee State of Massachusetts, 1988-1989.

Background

Gustafson, Deborah Lee was born on December 17, 1948 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Edward Michael and Patricia Frances (Curtin) Lee.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Wagner College, 1970. Master of Education, Wagner College, 1973. Certified advanced graduate studies, Bridgewater State College, 1993.

Career

Teacher, Trinity Lutheran School, Staten Island, New York, 1970-1974;teacher, Town of Wareham, Massachusetts, since 1974;elementary curriculum developer, Town of Wareham, Massachusetts, since 1983;director after school program, Town of Wareham, 1988-1992. Chairman of Commission to write statement of mission and goals for Wareham Public Schools, 1987-1989.

Membership

Member Wareham 250th Anniversary Commission, 1987-1989, Constitution Bicentennial Commission Wareham, 1986-1988. Chairman 250th Anniversary School Planning Commission, Wareham, 1988-1989. President Wareham History Society, 1989-1995.

Tour guide Fearing Tavern Museum, Wareham, since 1988. Reader Talking Infor Center for the Visually Impaired, since 1988. Aquatic fitness instructor, 2000^.

Member Massachusetts Teachers Association (regional representative, 1995-2006), Plymouth County Teachers Association (honor 1985, citation 1988, Teacher of Year 2004), Plymouth County Education Association (board directors 1989-1995, since 2000, professional recognition committee 1990-1992, chairman professional development committee 2001-2003), Wareham Education Association (secretary 1978-1983, president 1983-1989, chairman professional rights and responsibilities committee 1990-2000, president 2000-2006), People to People Student Ambassador Program (teacher leader 1995-1999), Delta Kappa Gamma (president Alpha Lambda chapter since 2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: teaching catechism, needlework, traveling.

Connections

Married Robert Edward Gustafson, October 1, 1977. Children: Lauren Elizabeth, Jared Lee.

father:
Edward Michael Lee

mother:
Patricia Frances (Curtin) Lee

spouse:
Robert Edward Gustafson

child:
Lauren Elizabeth Gustafson

child:
Jared Lee Gustafson